Author Archive | Bhavin Parikh

  • Bhavin Parikh

    Bhavin sets the vision and strategy for Magoosh, along with whatever else needs to be done. With a BS/BA in Economics and Computer Science from Duke University and an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley, he’s on a mission to change the way people learn and how they think about learning. Years ago, Bhavin played on several Nationals-level ultimate frisbee teams. Today, he’s our resident gelato connoisseur.

How to Use The GRE Calculator Online

The GRE offers a simple on-screen calculator for use during the quantitative section. When is it a good idea to use the calculator, and how does it work? What options do you have to practice the GRE calculator online before test day? Keep reading to find out! Can you use a calculator on the GRE? […]

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Was Your GRE Canceled? You Can Take It at Home

Due to COVID-19, Educational Testing Services (ETS), the makers of the test, announced that they are allowing students take the GRE general test at home, permanently. Learn all about the at home GRE and hear from students who took successfully took their tests online. Note: GRE test centers around the world began to reopen late […]

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GRE Score Conversion

When ETS changed the format of the GRE exam, we received a number of emails asking about how to interpret scores received on the New GRE. Four years later, this GRE score conversion post is still one of our most popular on the Magoosh GRE Blog – which means the New GRE point scale is […]

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GRE Subject Test vs GRE General Test

Many aspiring graduate students wonder: should I take the GRE General Test or a GRE Subject Test? Or multiple GRE Subject Tests? And what’s the difference between these two types of GRE, anyway? In this post, I’ll help you answer these questions. GRE General Test: Overview According to the ETS, the GRE General Test tests […]

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Over 150 GRE Video Lessons

I have some very exciting news – today, we launched a new version of Magoosh GRE Prep! We’ve added a library of over 150 video lessons that take you through all the topics tested on the math and verbal sections of the revised GRE. (Once you feel ready to apply your knowledge to a practice […]

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GRE Videos

In my last few posts, I’ve discussed various features of Magoosh GRE Prep, ranging from the details of the GRE calculator to our customer service. As I was thinking about what to write for this post, I realized that I had not told you about our most valued feature – videos. Did you know we […]

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